Lockwood High School alumni banquet date set
LOCKWOOD- The 65th Annual Lockwood High School Alumni Banquet will be held on Saturday evening, July 13, in the school gymnasium. Doors will open at 5 p.m., with dinner to...
Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Joyce Gage was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, May 21. The winners were Karen Wegener, first high and Joann Jones, second high. The hostess...

Phipps family reunion set for June 9
The descendants of John and Juditha Phipps of Sheldon will be meeting this year on June 9, at Chicken Annie’s, for the 67th annual family reunion. All descendants are...
Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
May 27-31 MONDAY- Closed for Memorial Day. TUESDAY- Chicken fried steak with gravy, au gratin potatoes, mixed vegetables, wheat roll, sliced...

Marriage license application
The following have filed a marriage license application with the Barton County Recorder’s office: Drew Allen Lovell, 23, Pittsburg, Kan., and...

Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Karen Wegener was the hostess for Bridge on May 14. Rosalee Potter was first high and Norma Jean Harris was second high. The hostess on May 21...

Marriage license applications
The following have filed a marriage license application with the Barton County Recorder’s office: Travis Herbert Matlock, 22, Lamar and Bethanna...

Barton County Senior Center Lunch Menu
May 20-24 MONDAY- Sausage patties with gravy, oven hash browns, orange juice, biscuit, peaches. TUESDAY- Chicken strips, corn, broccoli,...

Barton County Library launches a galaxy of fun programming
It has been 50 years since NASA landed Apollo 11 on the moon and Neil Armstrong made his famous quote: “That’s one small step for a man, one giant...

Photography by Sharon Wingert. Country Classic Car Cruise supports Golden Needle Comfort Club
By PAULA BRISCO Drivers from a variety of locations participated in the 2019 Country Classic Car Cruise, held at the East Park in Golden City on...

Barton County Retired Educators see results of MRTF grants
Barton County Retired Educators saw the results of a teacher grant from the Missouri Retired Teachers Foundation (MRTF) during their final meeting of the school year. Guest...
Lamar Senior Center Bridge Club
Sondra Riegel was the hostess for Bridge on Tuesday, May 7. The winners were Joann Jones, first high and Joyce Gage, second high. The hostess on...

Rod and Cheryl O’Connor benefit is a success
A heartfelt thank you to the community for the support of Rod and Cheryl O’Connor’s benefit is extended on their behalf, as well as members of the...

CY6 offered each youth the opportunity to make their own t-shirt. 4-H “Youth EXCEL” emerging leaders marks 15 years
Marking 15 years, Youth EXCEL students participated in a community exploration on April 22, learning more about the history of the community,...

Michalea Winslow helped Jaxon Ball and Balum and Briar Walters with arts and crafts projects. Many gather for the Magical 4-H Super Kid Camp
4-H members and friends gathered for the Ninth Annual Super Kid Camp on April 27, held at the Wolf Center in Lamar. It was a magical time at the...